Yes we have effective medications: Read about buprenorphine, methadone and naltrexone.
Our substance use navigators are the special people that make this all work.
Addiction is a family disease. While the Smith family came to Philadelphia to be at their father’s bedside during his final days, securing their brother’s medication for opioid use disorder became a barrier. Our CRS team mended this gap of need; offering much needed peace to a family’s already trying time.
Read about our program in our “playbook” for other EDs to start an ED buprenorphine program